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Initial post: Nov 3, 2012 10:20:54 AM PDT
Jawwaad says:
Just a heads uop. Text each word to 727272

TRYITOUT
TRYGAMES
JUSTDANCE
RENT
TRYREDBOX
SCREEN

Posted on Nov 3, 2012 10:22:04 AM PDT
Way ninja'd but it's cool because free game rentals are a good thing.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 3, 2012 10:23:48 AM PDT
Jawwaad says:
"Way ninja'd"

That's the story of my life Jason. LOL

Posted on Nov 3, 2012 10:27:09 AM PDT
RB has some good games this mouth, Halo, Black Ops 2, Hitman

Posted on Nov 3, 2012 10:57:06 AM PDT
Cool. Thanks!

Posted on Nov 3, 2012 11:12:03 AM PDT
Games only?

Posted on Nov 3, 2012 11:15:01 AM PDT
disabling texting finally bites me...
oh well

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 3, 2012 11:17:45 AM PDT
There are free texting apps available.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 3, 2012 11:19:16 AM PDT
Last edited by the author on Nov 3, 2012 11:19:33 AM PDT
Kirksplosion says:
Yes, these are specifically for games.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 3, 2012 11:19:54 AM PDT
Harmicky says:
Thanks Jawwaad! I never saw the other thread so I appreciate the repost.

@Mel, disabled texting...whhhaaaaaat?

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 4, 2012 4:24:57 AM PST
Redbox has to link a phone number

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 4, 2012 4:25:53 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 4, 2012 4:27:58 AM PST
haha, yep, I just can't get over the cost per KB transferred. Those numbers don't work for me. I'm also tempted to check it while driving.

Posted on Nov 4, 2012 4:56:13 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 4, 2012 5:14:42 AM PST
Sha Gojyo says:
Blockbuster was better, $6 for 7 day rentals on games. Redbox wants $2 per day, per game, if you wanted to rent a game for 7 days from Redbox, that would be $14...

not to mention, the late fees are pretty hefty and pathetic.

Posted on Nov 8, 2012 8:56:47 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 8, 2012 8:57:34 AM PST
S. Parkes says:
You can get a free month of Gamefly using the link below. It's valid because I'm a current member and looking for referrals, but really, you get 2 games of your choice for a whole month. No obligation to stay on after that month and it's free to cancel whenever.

http://gamefly.tellapal.com/a/clk/NbRDh

P.S. Right now I already have Halo 4 coming my way and looking forward to receiving COD: Black Ops 2 within a week of its release date.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 9:01:29 AM PST
That Emu Kid says:
Blockbuster still is better. $15 for a month. 1 game or movie out at a time, trade it in for something else whenever you want.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 9:06:39 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 8, 2012 9:08:06 AM PST
Kirksplosion says:
I'd very possibly do that if we still had a Blockbuster near here.

Edit: As it stands, though, Redbox is the best solution for me. Don't feel the want/need to rent very often, so just a few times a year at $2 a day works well.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 9:10:59 AM PST
Has their selection and turn-around time improved? The last time I tried out BB's game rental deal, the games were all pretty old, and turn-around time was more than a week (by comparison, GF usually takes 2-3 days).

Posted on Nov 8, 2012 9:12:03 AM PST
S. Parkes says:
Yeah, both Blockbuster and Gamefly are all about location. When I was in the DC area, I tried to use Blockbuster, but the shipping time was way longer than Gamefly. If I had a blockbuster nearby, it might be worth trying their monthly subscription. But still, it's nice to have 2 games out at a time (as with Gamefly) and that way I have something to play while I wait for another game to come in.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 9:14:14 AM PST
I'm a sucker for good mouth games.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 9:14:30 AM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 8, 2012 9:15:57 AM PST
That Emu Kid says:
This is a strictly in-store thing, so the turnaround time is only how long it takes for you to drive to the store and back. As far as selection goes, YMMV. My local one is weird... They never got copies of Amazing Spider-Man for 360, for example.

Renting games through their online service hasn't worked out well for me. There have been a couple I've had in my queue for over a year and never got, so I just stopped trying. We still love it for movies, though.

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 10:05:57 AM PST
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In reply to an earlier post on Nov 8, 2012 5:21:38 PM PST
Last edited by the author on Nov 8, 2012 5:28:32 PM PST
Sha Gojyo says:
from what I read, Blockbuster is goin out of business (if not already) because of Redbox and Netflix online streaming distribution.

http://arstechnica.com/business/2012/10/too-little-too-late-blockbuster-gives-up-on-trying-to-beat-netflix/

Posted on Nov 8, 2012 6:34:10 PM PST
R. TypO says:
Thanks for the codes!
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